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Race Report | Round #4 Borderline PMBA Enduro, Kirroughtree

Last weekend saw Round 4 of the PMBA Enduro Series at Kirroughtree in Scotland, one of the well know ‘7 Stanes’ trail centres. I’d never been to Kirroughtree before, in fact I’ve not done any riding in Scotland other than at Fort William, Inners and Glentress, so I was super keen to check out the Read more…

Race Report | Round #3 Montenbaik Enduro, Chile

The third round of the Montenbaik Enduro Series was held June 7th in La Canela, Chile. Fast and dusty stages made it a technical and physical race for all participants. Read on for the results and some exciting race action. Junior Pedro Burns kill it at the third round of the Chilena National Championship Ssangyong Read more…

Race Report | Mega Women – The Draw of the Megavalanche

You’ve probably heard of the Megavalanche, it’s dubbed by the organisers as being the biggest downhill race in the world, it has a reputation of being gnarlier than a gnarly thing and tough on both bikes and bodies. Two years ago in a time when I was new to enduro racing I decided to give Read more…

Race Report | Round #4 Fox RollerCoaster Enduro, Kempsey

Round #4 of the Fox RollerCoaster Enduro Cup took place in Kempsey, specifically on the popular Kalateenee State Forest Trails. Weather held up for the round with riders from all over and all abilities hitting the steep, technical sections of the track. Michael Vanos and Vanessa Thompson have defended their Elite series leads in the Read more…

Race Report | Round #3 Vitus First Tracks Enduro Cup, Rostrevor

We all know from Wicklow just how gnarly Ireland can get, and Round #3 saw the First Tracks team head to the scene of Rostrevor in Northern Ireland for its penultimate round of the First Tracks Enduro Cup. With such an open field, all abilities were welcome and it looked absolutely awesome! The summer is Read more…

Race Report | Round #3 Enduro French Cup iDP, Millau

Having a reasonable doubt about the quality of a product may not be great when buying your first parachute, but going into an enduro series knowing nothing of the level of the trails your about to ride can either be absolutely thrilling, or an absolute disaster. Luckily for the riders taking part in Aveyron, their Read more…

The Big Picture | Cream o’the Croft Mountain Bike Festival

How do you make an enduro a funduro? Wrap it in a great festival, add some unique stages and hold it in a venue with a cracking selection of trails, that’s how! Perthshire based event organisers Muckmedden have always championed fun and we love their events, so as soon as they announced the Cream o’the Read more…

The Interview | Ibis racer Gary Forrest is down but not out

It was supposed to be a fairy tale year for Gary Forrest, after 10 years of self supported competition at the highest level on both the World Cup Downhill circuit and EWS Enduro Circuit Gary finally got his deal. His consistent top 20 stage times in the EWS had caught the attention of Ibis owner Read more…

Race Report | Les Arcs Enduro2 the New ‘Social Enduro’

The area of Les Arcs, France has just hosted an enduro race with a difference – pairs racing! Prior to taking part in the event I pondered those common definitions of enduro racing such as “its like riding with your mates” or “a social bike ride”, I wondered whether enduro as we know was actually Read more…